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West Hartford PD: Man found dead, most likely victim of a hit-and-run

Police received a report Friday morning from a jogger who noticed what appeared to be a deceased person in a grassy area off Albany Avenue just east of Bainton Road.

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — Officers located a deceased male Friday morning.

Police say they received the report from a jogger shortly before 7:15 a.m.

According to a release, the jogger said they noticed what appeared to be a deceased person in a grassy area off Albany Avenue just east of Bainton Road.

The man was most likely the victim of a hit and run, police said in a release. He was later identified as Isaac Alvarez,19, of Hartford.  The office of the state medical examiner is working on determining a cause of death. 

This investigation is active and ongoing.